Award of the Spanish Association of Terrestrial Ecology (AEET)

Our colleague Montserrat Vilà, Research Professor at the Department of Integrative Ecology and responsible for the Biological Invasions group of the EBD-CSIC, has obtained the ECOSISTEMAS - LUIS BALAGUER Distinction. This call, promoted by the Spanish Association of Terrestrial Ecology (AEET) seeks to award people who have distinguished themselves by a scientific-academic trajectory dedicated to terrestrial ecology with scientific solidity, commitment, integrity, motivation and solidarity. She share this distinction with Fernando Valladares of MNCN-CSIC. CONGRATULATIONS!




Radio interview: Waterfowl as fish dispersers

Fish Eggs Spread Far and Wide by Waterfowl

Radio program "Top of Mind", August 10, July Rise (BYU Radio) interviews our colleague Andy Green. How do fish end up in remote, isolated crater lakes or desert lakes or wetland ponds that pop up temporarily in farm fields during the rainy season? These bodies of water are totally landlocked; fish should not be there and that's long baffled biologists. One thing we can say for sure: the fish aren't flying to there. Except, maybe they are? (from minute 52:49)

Listen the interview